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Medical diagnostic ultrasound gray scale mapping for dynamic range on a
Gray scale information is mapped to a display with increased dynamic range. Rather than mapping ultrasound data to equal color components, the mapping is...
System and method for detecting an object in a high dimensional space
A system and method for detecting an object in a high dimensional image space is disclosed. A three dimensional image of an object is received. A first...
Method and system for automatic quantification of aortic valve function
from 4D computed tomography data using...
A method and system for modeling the aortic valve in 4D image data, such as 4D CT and echocardiography, is disclosed. An initial estimate of a physiological...
Microphone calibration with an RGSC beamformer
It is intended to improve and automate the calculation of calibration filters connected downstream from the microphones of an RGSC beamformer. To this end it is...
Telephone user interface programmable shortcut
A method for providing a telephone user interface programmable shortcut for a telephone-accessed system includes steps as follows. The telephone user interface...
Radiation screen for an x-ray device
The invention relates to a radiation screen for an X-ray device, comprising at least one radiation limiting means which is displaceably mounted and is embodied...
X-ray imaging system
In a method and an apparatus for medical imaging, the radiation source is aligned relative to a detector plate, and the alignment is controlled so that the...
X-ray CT system to generate tomographic phase contrast or dark field
An x-ray CT system that generates tomographic phase contrast or dark field exposures, has at least one grating interferometer with three grating structures...
Downscaling system bandwidth
A larger second bandwidth is fitted to a first transmission bandwidth by blanking PRBs at one or both edges of the larger second bandwidth. A first set of...
Variable header types for persistent resource allocation in a wireless
Various example embodiments are disclosed herein. According to an example embodiment, an apparatus may include a wireless receiver configured to receive a...
Telecommunications system, method of managing a telecommunications system
for optimized bandwidth usage during...
A telecommunications system, method of managing a telecommunications system and program product therefore. Telecommunications system branches are linked to a...
Method and communications device for adapting the data transfer rate in a
A method is provided for adapting the data transfer rate of a data flow in a communication device according to which: the data flow can be subdivided into at...
Method and transit time tester for monitoring the transit time of
small-sized goods to be conveyed,...
Disclosed is a method and a transit time tester for monitoring the transit time of an item to be conveyed, particularly a mail consignment, wherein the...
Method and system for monitoring the power state of an X-ray emitter
and/or an X-ray detector
In a method and system for monitoring the power state of an x-ray emitter and/or an x-ray detector, the x-ray emitter is operated according to a set of test...
Component with a detection structure for mechanical damage
A component made of electrically insulating material with a detection structure for mechanical damage such as cracks is disclosed. The detection structure is a...
Electrical partial discharge pulse marker discrimination
A marker pulse discriminator monitor that enables filtering of partial discharge pulses for monitoring the condition of a generator in a power plant system. The...
Method for bypassing a power cell of a power supply
A method. The method includes determining that a failure has occurred in a power cell of a multi-cell power supply. The method also includes moving a part of a...
Magnetic resonance apparatus having an asymmetrical cylindrical gradient
coil and at least one asymmetrical...
A magnetic resonance apparatus has a cylindrical gradient coil with an x-gradient coil and a y-gradient coil that are asymmetrical relative to the z-direction...
Method of manufacturing wind turbine blades comprising composite materials
Method of manufacturing wind turbine blades having composite materials is provided that includes selecting an outer mould part, selecting an inner mould part,...
Method and apparatus for interactive 4-dimensional (4D) virtual endoscopy
A method of performing 4-dimensional virtual endoscopy includes acquiring a sequence of cardiac images of a patient's heart from an imaging device; acquiring an...
Calibration of imaging geometry parameters
Some embodiments include determination of a first projection image of a phantom based on first imaging geometry parameters associated with a first...
Air flow measurement
An arrangement for measuring air flow includes a source of measurement values and a processing unit. The source of measurement values is operable to generate...
Real-time audience monitoring, content rating, and content enhancing
A method, system, and computer-readable medium for collecting usage information in real-time for a computing device receiving digital content for presentation,...
Method and system for optimizing reuse of artifacts based on assessment
The present invention refers to a method and system for automatizing optimization of reuse of artifacts in industrial engineering, wherein the reuse of...
Segment-based change detection method in multivariate data stream
A method and framework are described for detecting changes in a multivariate data stream. A training set is formed by sampling time windows in a data stream...
Method and apparatus for surface partitioning using geodesic distance
An improved method of designing hearing aid molds is disclosed whereby regions of an ear impression model are identified as a function of a geodesic distance...
Installation for sorting mailings according to sorting directions
Disclosed is an installation for sorting incoming mailings which are assigned to a first plurality of first preselected directions or a second plurality of...
Arrangement of devices comprising at least one transmitter and method for
improving the receiving field strength
An arrangement of devices which may be worn on the body of a person comprising a first device for transmitting signals to at least one second device via...
Layer reconstruction from dual-energy image pairs
A system and method for layer reconstruction from dual-energy image pairs are provided, the method including: receiving a pair of dual-energy images, one having...
Method of reconstructing CT image data
A method is disclosed for reconstructing CT image data. In at least one embodiment, the method includes providing measured CT projection data p based on the CT...
Method for reconstructing CT image data
A method is disclosed for reconstructing CT image data. In at least one embodiment, the method includes provisioning CT projection data p. Secondly, it includes...
Image processing apparatus for artifact-reduced detection of an object in
An image processing apparatus is disclosed for generating a 3D data record from a plurality of 2D data records. The 3D data record represents an object at least...
Method and device for the combined representation of 2D fluoroscopic
images and a static 3D image data set
The invention relates to a method and a device for the combined representation of a series of 2D fluoroscopic images of the beating heart with a static 3D image...
Method for determining midpoint coordinates of an image of a
The invention relates to a method for determining midpoint coordinates of an image of a point-symmetrical structure stored in a volume data record, comprising:...
Method to determine phase and/or amplitude between interfering, adjacent
x-ray beams in a detector pixel in a...
In a method to determine phase and/or amplitude between interfering, adjacent x-ray beams in a detector pixel in a Talbot interferometer for projective and...
Computed tomography device with active adaptation of the measuring
A computed tomography device (CT device) includes a user interface, via which the standard settings characterizing the CT measurement can be performed. At the...
Method for the phase-related scheduling of data flow in switched networks
There is described a method for communicating a real-time data traffic in a collision-preventing communications network, during which the following steps are...
Method for operating radio communication system, including sending station
and receiving station thereof
In a radio communication system, at least a first frequency band is subdivided into C radio resource units which are allocable for radio transmissions between...
Method for reserving bandwidth
Method for reserving bandwidth in a packet-oriented network, in which a packet-oriented communication link is set up between a plurality of network elements...
Control unit with flexible circuit board
A control unit for a vehicle component, such as a transmission, is constructed by transferring electronic components from a rigid circuit board to a flexible...
Method for identifying a transparent object with the aid of its absorption
The present invention relates to a method for identifying transparent objects, for example measurement cuvettes, with the aid of their absorption spectrum and...
Systems and methods for improved graphical parameter definition
Systems, methods and computer program code for improved graphical parameter definition may comprise, (i) receiving, by a graphical editing tool, a command...
Method for displaying 3D structures in 2D projection images
The invention relates to a method for displaying 3D structures in 2D projection images, with which the 3D structures are present as individual volumetric gray...
Instrumented component for use in an operating environment
An instrumented component (18, 19) for use in various operating environments such as the hot gas path section of a combustion turbine engine (10). The component...
Fused load interrupter, switchgear system, and adapter part
Fused load interrupters have up to now used claw terminals or screw connections for connecting to horizontal busbars in a switchgear unit. Fused load...
Arrangement for controlling individual antennas of an antenna arrangement
An arrangement for controlling individual antennas of an antenna arrangement in a magnetic resonance apparatus has a device for signal division. This device is...
Self contained kilowatt-hour meter integral to standard load center
The present invention relates generally to a load center. More particularly, the invention encompasses a self contained kilowatt-hour meter which is integral to...
Electrical machine having an apparatus for avoiding damaging bearing
currents, and a corresponding method
The aim is to avoid damaging lubricating-film discharges occurring via bearings (WL) in electrical machines. For this reason, provision is made for a current to...
Direct drive generator and wind turbine
A direct drive generator for a wind turbine is provided. The direct drive generator includes a stator arrangement and a rotor arrangement. The stator...
Household appliance with display that is raised from a surface
A domestic appliance device with a light signal unit, a control unit, which is designed to interact with the light signal unit for outputting information by...